In almost a prophetic tone, Bob Zozobrado has held “Now we dream, tomorrow we take our luggage”, as he commended the HSMA in their initiative and unending imperative to be catalysts for the continued thriving of the tourism sector.
As we prepare ourselves to take this journey, tourism hotspots are already anticipating the wave of returning visitors such as surfing, among others, Michi Calica-Sotto of ASI Phils. adds “Surfing and SUP is really key because Wow, ang ganda ng Pilipinas!”.
If these times have revealed anything, it’s the Filipino brand of passion and hospitality. In the midst of turbulent times, we rise in the end and soar to greater heights. Bringing everyone’s spirits up, Ms. Kuh Ledesma said “busloads came, hindi lang 100 ang dumating na OFW, 282, we are so grateful “, as she shares her recent experience with her passion project, Hacienda Isabella. Providing a platform for creative minds and passionate travel enthusiasts to highlight their advocacies and projects, GPSTV encourages collaboration and exploration of different spaces.
The GPSTV project is a culmination of the collective effort from various sectors, content creators, influencers, thought leaders, stakeholders, and industry experts to stimulate the Philippine economy, a manifestation of modern Bayanihan. True to its brand and philosophy, “Go Philippines Soar High!” embodies the trajectory of Philippine tourism if we come together and unite. As TPB COO Atty. Tonette Allones has added, “only in forging very a strong partnership like ours, will we be able to really move forward and restart tourism”.